Robert Bailey fosters grassroots humanities programs in Arkansas.
Michael Gillette works to make Humanities Texas as noticeable as the handsome mansion it is restoring and using as a new headquarters.
Virginia's Robert Vaughan connects his state to the world.
David Tebaldi enriches public discourse in Massachusetts.
Michigan's Jan Fedewa works to tell the state's stories.
Juan González Lamela brings Puerto Rico's heritage to its citizens.
Stanley Romanstein connects music and the humanities in Minnesota.
Julie Yoder brings a mix of experiences to the humanities in Arizona.
Janet Daley promotes reading programs in North Dakota.
Growing up abroad led Doug Quin to take a grassroots approach to programming in North Carolina.
Subscribe To Humanities Magazine Now!
Humboldt in the New World
Journeying through South America, Alexander von Humboldt sought nothing less than "the unity of nature."
By Anna Maria Gillis
Done with Tolstoy
Famed translators Pevear and Volokhonsky reach another milestone.
By Kevin Mahnken
A Workingman's Poet
Frankness and plain speaking made Carl Sandburg a celebrity.
By Danny Heitman
The Blue Humanities
In studying the sea, we are returning to our beginnings.
By John R. Gillis
Ralph Waldo Emerson
What accounts for Emerson's endurance as a writer?
for the Humanities
400 7th Street SW
Washington, DC 20506